7000-311 Discretionary Quota

7000-311 Discretionary Quotas for Provincial Games (Individual Sports)

Review Date:    February 2021         

Effective Date:  June 2021

Discretionary Quota may be used for, but not limited to, the following (in order)

  1. Errors (final results at the provincial qualifiers, calculation of overall ranking, appeals)
  2. Ensure quality representation by gender, age, ability, event, geography, etc

When possible, up to a maximum of five percent of additional quota will be added for each individual sport to be used as Discretionary quota. In order to qualify for a Discretionary quota spot an individual must meet the following criteria:

  • Must have competed at the Provincial Qualifier
  • Must have competed in both the prelim and final of a qualifying event at the Provincial Qualifier
  • Must meet the time/distance standard for at least one event 

If there is Discretionary quota left over after all of the necessary athletes have been identified to advance, the remaining Discretionary quota will not be used.